LEARNING AND TEACHING CENTER

Class Discussions

 Websites

How Do Students Learn from Class Discussions (Faculty Focus)

Facilitating Effective Group Discussions: Tips   (Brown Univ.)

Leading Scintillating, Stimulating, Substantive Class Discussions  (Columbia Univ.)

Tips on Leading an Effective Discussion (Univ. of Oregon)

 

Books in the Learning and Teaching Center collection

Building online learning communities: effective strategies for the virtual classroom /
Palloff, Rena M.,
San Francisco, CA :Jossey-Bass,c2007.    
Learning and Teaching Center   Call Number: 378.175P168b 2007

The joy of teaching :a practical guide for new college instructors /
Filene, Peter G.   Chapel Hill :University of North Carolina Press,c2005.
Learning and Teaching Center     Call Number:378.12F481j 2005
(see Chapter 6)

McKeachie's teaching tips : strategies, research, and theory for college and university teachers /
Svinicki, Marilla D.,    Belmont, CA :Wadsworth, Cengage Learning,c2014.
Learning and Teaching Center     Call Number: 378.199S969m 2014
(see Chapter 5)

Student engagement techniques: a handbook for college faculty
Barkley, Elizabeth
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2010.
Learning and Teaching Center     Call Number: 378.125 B256s 2010
(see Chapter 9)

Collaborative Learning Techniques : a research-based resource for college instructors / Nilson, Linda Burzotta. 
San Francisco,CA:Jossey-Bass,c2014. Learning and Teaching Center Call Number: 378.125N712t 2014  (see Chapter 13)

Teaching at its best : a research-based resource for college instructors
Nilson, Linda Burzotta.   San Francisco, CA :Jossey-Bass,c2016.  
Learning and Teaching Center     Call Number: 378.125N712t 2016
(see Chapter 13)

Tools for teaching /   
Davis, Barbara Gross.   San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass,c2009.
Learning and Teaching Center     Call Number: 378.125D261t 2009
(see Part 3)